Delivering a world class sporting venue during a pandemic
Amidst the current Covid-19 pandemic, we’ve worked hard to ensure that progress on the Aquatics Centre in Smethwick isn’t halted while strictly adhering to the Government’s guidance and site operating procedures.
HMRC Queen Elizabeth House, Edinburgh
Wates Smartspace was the lead contractor in the fit out for the creation of the UK Government Hub in Edinburgh.
Wates has been involved in the refurbishment and fitout of M&S stores for over 16 years, delivering over £500m of work across three workstreams.
Will power and public leisure
As an inclusivity champion for construction company Wates, Will Bayley discusses the real power of public leisure facilities in helping people and communities come together and break barriers through sport.
CASE STUDY: Victoria & Albert Museum
Sandwiched between three existing Grade I listed buildings, the original boilerhouse was demolished and rebuilt by Wates Construction.
CASE STUDY: Wembley Park, Plot NW06
A new build mixed-use development of 370 residential apartments, retail units, community hall and low cost employment space.
CASE STUDY: Braywick Leisure Centre
Braywick Park is a new, state of the art leisure centre being constructed as a replacement for the Magnet Leisure Centre
CASE STUDY: Twycross Zoo - Facilities Management
Wates FM have provided M&E, fabric maintenance, minor project works and horticulture services for Twycross Zoo since June 2016.
BLOG: Working together for leisure
Leisure centres are proving increasingly important community hubs for towns and cities across the country.